Textron 2021 Internship - Data Scientist Aircraft Predictive Analyst in Wichita, Kansas
2021 Internship - Data Scientist Aircraft Predictive Analyst
Lift your career to new heights.At Textron Aviation, our culture allows you to grow within the company while building your career. Developing new leaders and encouraging innovative ideas are critical to the success of our organization.The Textron Aviation segment of Textron Inc. is the leading general aviation authority and home to the iconic Beechcraft, Cessna and Hawker brands which account for more than half of all general aviation aircraft flying.These brandsbring together decades of unmatched experience in designing, building and supporting aircraft. From design to flight, Textron Aviation has become an industry leader through our belief in havingthe Right People in the Right Place at the Right Time .Are you ready to elevate your career?
Support Textron Aviation customers by applying knowledge in the Customer Service Change Management department. Intern will employ mathematical statistics to refine the current theory of aircraft fault contributor identification and prediction using full time recorded aircraft data.
Job Responsibilities (may include, but not limited to):
Research and develop methods to filter, compare, and rank nominal, ratio, and interval data as recorded by the aircraft data recorder to look for significant correlations while minimizing Type I / II errors
Utilize statistical tools and programs to develop computer scripts for regression analysis, and probability/ significance of relationships within a sample of aircraft affected by a particular system fault
Develop data smoothing and optimization methods for very large continuous data sets (Big Data)
Develop visualizations for parameter ranking and probability
Position requires frequent internal customer contact
Pursuing Bachelor’s degree in:
Probability and Statistics
Data Science / Computer Science
Other related field
Excellent oral, interpersonal, and written communication skills
Experience with statistics languages/tools (i.e. Python, R, Matlab, SPSS, SAS)
Experience with relational databases and SQL
Knowledge of Apache cluster computing solutions in the Hadoop eco-system
Action oriented and seizes opportunities
Professional and diplomatic demeanor
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Quickly grasps new concepts when faced with unfamiliar tasks
Aircraft systems knowledge is preferred
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.
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Job Business Development
Primary Location US-Kansas-Wichita
Recruiting Company Textron Aviation
Job Level Individual Contributor
Shift First Shift
Req ID: 284954